Grassroots Movement Blog

How to Craft an Effective Grassroots Fundraising Plan

By John Connors

Fundraising seems like a pretty straightforward, invaluable aspect of any organization or grassroots movement. And while much of the methodology...

Five Basic 501c3 Fundraising Ideas

By John Connors

When I think of “basic” fundraising, I’m thinking about direct mail, email, online, and telemarketing campaigns. They are the bread and butter of...

3 Creative Ways to Raise More Awareness for Your Organization

By John Connors

Raising more awareness is critical for the success of your organization. But before we dive into three creative ways to do just that, let’s make...

What Nonprofit Donors Want to See From Their Contributions

By John Connors

To our way of thinking, nonprofit donors are looking for a few key pieces of information prior to considering any donation. Then, after they’ve...

Nonprofit Fundraising Compliance 101

By John Connors

Some people feel that since they are a nonprofit and doing good for others that they should be given any latitude needed to accomplish their...

The State of Online Fundraising

By John Connors

Blackbaud reports that in 2016 charitable giving grew 1% during 2015. Online giving—one of the bright spots—grew nearly 8%. Yet online fundraising...

The Best Charitable Video Examples for Making Your Donors Cry

By John Connors

I’m reasonably sure that it’s not typically one of your objectives to make your donors cry. But engaging them emotionally is the key to involving...

Seven Productivity Tools to Help You Raise More Funds in 2017

By John Connors

As you look over all your fundraising plans for the year along with a long list of aggressive goals, it can be overwhelming. I’ll bet you need to...

How a “No-Ask” Donor Cultivation Campaign Increases Nonprofit Donor Giving

By Aaron Krolikowski

If you have kept up with our posts over the past year, you already know that a successful nonprofit fundraiser depends on more than just a “pitch”...

7 Fundraising Ideas to Consider in 2017

By John Connors

As part of your New Year’s resolutions, it’s always good to consider a few new ideas for your fundraising. Of course, this isn’t about dropping...

10 Answers Needed to Create a Solid Fundraising Plan

By John Connors

Campaign Now works with quite a few nonprofit organizations on all aspects of their fundraising campaigns. We often work side-by-side to develop...

How to Sell Your Boss on New Nonprofit Fundraising Methods

By John Connors

You’re working in a nonprofit because you want to make an impact. You’re not satisfied by staying with the status quo. Instead, you’re driven to...

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